They are a good solidly built fountain pen with all the features you would expect in a pen of good quality. The summit imprint is legible along the barrel and reads. The pen has the original authentic summit 14 ct medium gold nib with a little flex. The pen measures 122mm capped. This lovely vintage pen has been fully restored and has a new sac fitted, .It is in excellent condition and ready to serve again. This item is made of gold nib.